Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Gilbert L. Oddo.|
|LC Classifications||KF4748 .O3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 396 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||396|
|ISBN 10||0876203306, 0876203292|
|LC Control Number||78027592|
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